“GM my fellow artists” as the NFT community seems to love saying every morning. I am sure there are many of you out there that are in my shoes still thinking, “What are NFTs?” or “Why are NFTs a thing?” or “How do I sell NFTs?”
I’ve been thinking about the same things for a while now, and these are my thoughts of exploring the market and the culture around it. A few years ago I decided I wanted to take my photography in another direction, fine art to be precise, and produce limited edition prints both on traditional archival photo papers with acid-free mounts and sustainably sourced frames, and also free-hanging aluminum prints.
I had it all planned out, and do sell them, but then NFTs came in the picture and took over my train of thought. Should I be doing NFTs, could they help fund my personal work, why am I scared to join in when others appear to be making a good living out of this strange network… well, let’s dive deeper!
So what is an NFT?
NFT stands for “non-fungible token”, which essentially means that each NFT created is unique and can’t be replaced with…